José Antonio ‘Rocket’ Suarez will play the Monte carlo Rally, , appointment’s inaugural Global Rally 2015. The pilot spaniard will be at the controls of the Peugeot 208 T16 R5 after winning the 208 Rally Cup, which credited him as official pilot of the French firm. After riding the doubts own and the mark on his official program in 2016, your participation in the ‘Monte’ tilts the balance a little more towards WRC2. The intention of ‘Rocket’ Suarez is to have a complete program in the category, and contest at least seven rallies that give the right to points.
it Will be the first participation of ‘Rocket’ Suarez in this prestigious test, despite having played a total of 23 rallies in the World. The spaniard competed in 2011 and 2012 in the WRC Academy with a Ford Fiesta R2, the vehicle continued to be used in the category JWRC a year later. In 2014 opted for the Drive DMACK Fiesta Trophy, although the results are not joined. In 2015 in addition to winning the 208 Rally Cup in France, was contesting the Rally RACC Catalunya with the Peugeot 208 T16 R5, being his first appearance in the category WRC2.
With other R5, Alex Villanueva will be in the Rally of Sweden. The
Spanish rider no fault of their appointments preferred and will return to compete for
those stretches of snow-capped mountains of the appointment nordic. It will be his fifth participation in Sweden,
although it will be the first time competing in this test with a Citroën DS3 R5, a
vehicle with which it will compete throughout 2016. The four previous
entries in this test of the WRC came from the hand of different
versions of the Mitsubishi Lancer EVO, being his best result a
twenty-seventh post achieved in 2011 with the EVO X.